The match between Seychelles and Nigeria is said to be a match for the two sides to respond to their opening defeats of the African cup of nations qualifiers (AFCON). The match is expected to kick off 1:30 pm Nigerian time and 4:30 pm Seychelles time will produce an entertaining game.
Before a football match starts, updates and information should be passed to the fans who are very much interested in the match.
In this article, you would be given updates ahead of the qualifying match between Seychelles and Nigeria. At least 7 updates and key information will be listed below related to the match;
- New players in the Super Eagles team
Four new players are having been invited to the national team (Nigeria) after some setbacks that occurred before the call up. Players like Samuel Kalu, Semi Ajayi, Jamiliu Collins and Kelechi Nwakali have all been invited to the team.
- Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president to be present
NFF president Ahmaju Pinnick is also reported to be present for the game, in order to show support for the team. Travelling to the eastern part of Africa is enough support for the team.
- 20 Nigerian players currently in Seychelles
It is reported that the super Eagles Camp bubbles with only 20 players in Seychelles, which indicates that not all the players invited are present with the team.
- Seychelles Football Federation President (SFF) will be present
The present president of SFF, Elvis Chetty will also be present for the home side, to show support for their national team. It is also rumoured that if the team succeeds with a win, they would be rewarded well enough.
- The time and Venue of the match
The match is expected to kick off 1:30 pm Nigerian time and 4:30 pm Seychelles time at the Stade Linite stadium in Victoria the capital city of Seychelles.
- Four key players to miss the Game for Nigeria
It is reported that players like Aina, Iwobi, Ekong and Mikel Obi will miss the game through injuries.
- Seychelles football team with no injuries
Seychelles football team have a complete team as they no serious injuries in the team. The team is said to be complete and that is an advantage to them ahead of the game.